Paper Moon

Paper Moon

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BOOKS. BOMBAY. ROMANCE. When her estranged father passes away, Fiza, fresh out of college, discovers that he has left her a tidy sum in the hope that she will open a bookshop... Overnight, Fiza's placid life is thrown into a whirl of decor decisions and book-buying sprees, unconventional staff and colourful patrons, small pleasures and little heartbreaks, as the store - Paper Moon - begins to take shape in a charming, old Bandra mansion. To top it all, she is being wooed by Iqbal, a mysterious customer who frequents the shop, and Dhruv, her ex-boyfriend, her feelings for whom are still confused. Can Fiza take charge of her life, reconcile with the past, and reach for everything that is hers?

Title:Paper Moon
ISBN:9789353574000
Format Type:

    Paper Moon Reviews

  • Shreya

    Not-so-secretly, I want to be like Fiza Khalid and own a bookstore in Bandra and take long, moonlit walks along Carter Road. I want to climb inside this fictional universe and live there....

  • Bigsna

    This is a charming story about love, family, loss, books and Bombay. As also about hope and growth and the complexities of relationships… Set in Bombay's quaint Bandra West suburb, this book is very...

  • Soha

    A book that started out well but soon lost its charms!...

  • Rachna

    A book that talks about a Bookshop set in the heart of Bombay. Now, that’s a first! The read is as charming as is the book illustration and its title, Paper Moon. I loved reading about Fiza and her ...

  • Anandarupa Chakrabarti

    ‘‘Nothing. Something. Everything. We woke up one day –on different days.- and realized we’re each other’s past. ’’There are books that you don’t like to end, the kind of books that are...

  • Sneha

    I had to dnf this book after dragging somehow till the 70% mark on my Kindle. I had opened this hoping to find a book about books and bookstore. Instead, this was a too much like bollywood romance whe...

  • Sonaksha

    Paper Moon is a beautifully crafted story about books, love, wandering into unexpected things and the nooks and crannies of families that are often unspoken about. I read this one on the recommendatio...

  • Utsav Singha

    Honestly I picked up this book very suddenly just by looking for some interesting name ..but while I was reading the story amazed me ..just wow!! It has some similarities with me ..and the overall sto...

  • Thegoangirlreads

    Entrepreneurial, romantic, optimistic and feminist.‘Paper Moon’ penned down by the debutant novelist Rehana Munir, is a wonderful representation of her love for Bombay, her bookstore and literatur...

  • Japneet (millennial_reader)

    You know there are books that you don't want to finish because they are so beautiful? That's exactly what 'Paper Moon' was for me. It's that one feel good book that I'll be returning to again and agai...